PA USA Softball of PA Equipment Standards

Important information regarding USA Softball certified equipment Certification Marks

FEB. 28, 2017, 5:49 P.M. (ET) OKLAHOMA CITY – USA Softball, the National Governing Body of Softball in the United States, has announced today that there will be NO changes to the Certification Mark all bats and balls used for USA Softball Championship Play. Read more about the certification marks and test standard for USA Softball below.

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Barrel Compression Cutoff Exception for ASA Certified Softball Bats (UPDATED 10-19-2017)

A non-linear bat is a bat whose structure deviates from the traditional single wall, multi wall and/or layered composite designs.

The bats' performance will consistently and repeatedly produce BCT results softer than the existing threshold and have not produced a BBS over 98.

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